Call 911 anytime you think you may need emergency care. For example, call
You think that you or someone you know is in
danger of being abused.
You have been hurt and cannot have someone
safely take you to emergency care.
You have just been
A family member has just been abused.
Call your doctor now or seek
immediate medical care if:
You are worried about abuse in your
You are worried about abuse of a family member or
You suspect that a child has been abused.
Watch closely for changes in your health, and be sure to
contact your doctor if you have any problems.
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November 14, 2014
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